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What is a PST file?

by bman1209 / July 30, 2009 6:59 AM PDT

Hi,

I'm TRYING to export my Outlook info(contacts,calendars etc.) from my old laptop running Outlook 2000, to my new laptop running Outlook 2007. I seem to have done it but, there are duplicates of SOME contacts!!! I'm so confused, and Microsoft is no help to say the least.

HELP PLEASE!

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Duplicate contacts is
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / July 30, 2009 7:33 AM PDT
In reply to: What is a PST file?

Sadly normal. If you succeed in the move then as you use the new Outlook, clean up as you go.

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What is it you want answered?
by ChuckT / August 5, 2009 10:09 AM PDT
In reply to: What is a PST file?

Your subject says "What is a PST file?" and then you go off and talk about duplicate entries after an export/import operation. What is it that you want answered?

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